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31st Day of Class


1. Letter #5 due on 11/28/2007

2. Paper due on 12/7/2007

Learning Objectives

Attendance too sparse to hold lecture

Lecture Notes

Reading Assignments

For class on 11/26 be sure to read and be prepared to discuss:

Eckburg, PE, Lepp, PW, and Relman, DA.  2003.  Archaea and their potential role in human disease.  Infection and Immunity.  71:591-6.

This reading can be obtained as a pdf from Ereserve

A short assessment exercise will be given at the beginning of class that will relate to the major themes of the review article. Your class participation point will depend on wether you can answer the question.

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Patrick D. Schloss --
Department of Microbiology, UMASS AMHERST